Scholarship of Engagement

We are engaged locally, nationally and globally in partnerships where we conduct world-changing research while enhancing the lives of teachers and students who benefit from the strategies and best practices that our faculty members offer. Below, we feature a few programs from our work throughout Indiana.

Carla Johnson giving a presentation


Associate Dean for Engagement and Global Partnerships Carla Johnson is leading the GEAR UP project, which will help more Indiana students make the step from middle school to postsecondary education. Funded by a $24.5 million grant, GEAR UP aims to strengthen academic preparation, college readiness and career guidance. Read more about the project

Students Working

Partnership Grants

Read about the three grants that the College of Education has received through the Math and Science Partnership Program, a federal competitive grant program administered by states.

English Learning Students

Tailoring Teaching

Rather than a canned presentation, Trish Morita-Mullaney sets herself apart by personalizing her approach to English language learning. Read more about Assistant Professor Trish Morita-Mullaney’s work with Frankfort Community Schools.